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Cairo, The City Victorious

Cairo, The City Victorious

by Max Rodenbeck

  • CULTURAL PORTRAIT
  • 2000
  • PAPER
  • 300 PAGES

A Cairo resident since childhood and now a correspondent for The Economist, Rodenbeck presents his hometown in all its chaotic, marvelous glory, combining a lively history of the 5,000-year-old metropolis with description, anecdote and modern political commentary. The author's love and appreciation of the city is infectious.  (EGY38, $16.95)


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